The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 68 65 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 23 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.54% 2.03% 1.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 7.52% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 10
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £525 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £378
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.69%
SOAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
417 359 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.86% 26.95% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 235 204
Average daily rate £375 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 6 £400 - 5
Staines - 5 £350 - 2
Woking - 3 £375 - 1
Farnham - 2 - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 31 (75.61%) Web Services
1 31 (75.61%) REST
2 22 (53.66%) XML
3 20 (48.78%) SQL
4 18 (43.90%) .NET
5 15 (36.59%) Java
5 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (34.15%) C#
7 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
7 12 (29.27%) WCF
8 11 (26.83%) Scrum
8 11 (26.83%) Oracle
9 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
9 10 (24.39%) BDD
10 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
10 9 (21.95%) QA
10 9 (21.95%) SAP
10 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
11 8 (19.51%) HTML
11 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
11 8 (19.51%) WPF
11 8 (19.51%) MVC
11 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
12 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
12 7 (17.07%) JSON
12 7 (17.07%) Spring
12 7 (17.07%) PHP
12 7 (17.07%) ISEB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) JBoss
2 3 (7.32%) Documentum
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.44%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Force.com
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) FTP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) PBX
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.20%) SpecFlow
4 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
4 5 (12.20%) Maven
5 4 (9.76%) Subversion
5 4 (9.76%) JIRA
5 4 (9.76%) Ant
6 3 (7.32%) JUnit
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium
7 2 (4.88%) JMeter
7 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.88%) Hudson
8 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
8 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.44%) NUnit
General
1 4 (9.76%) Billing
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Test Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) QA Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Tester
6 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.88%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) UAT Test Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) Web Services
1 31 (75.61%) REST
2 22 (53.66%) XML
3 18 (43.90%) .NET
4 12 (29.27%) WCF
5 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 8 (19.51%) WPF
6 7 (17.07%) JSON
6 7 (17.07%) Spring
7 6 (14.63%) JMS
7 6 (14.63%) CSS
8 5 (12.20%) SAP PI
8 5 (12.20%) jQuery
8 5 (12.20%) LAMP
9 4 (9.76%) Middleware
9 4 (9.76%) MSMQ
9 4 (9.76%) RESTful
10 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.32%) XSLT
10 3 (7.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.88%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Solaris
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Scrum
3 10 (24.39%) Automated Testing
3 10 (24.39%) BDD
4 9 (21.95%) Software Testing
5 8 (19.51%) MVC
6 6 (14.63%) SOA
7 5 (12.20%) OO
7 5 (12.20%) EAI
8 4 (9.76%) Data Management
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.76%) CRM
9 3 (7.32%) DevOps
9 3 (7.32%) People Management
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) Demand Management
9 3 (7.32%) DRM
9 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
9 3 (7.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 15 (36.59%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) C#
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.07%) PHP
6 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.32%) C++
7 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.32%) Korn
8 2 (4.88%) XAML
8 2 (4.88%) Groovy
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.44%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) ISEB
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 9 (21.95%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) Sun
3 3 (7.32%) EMC
3 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.88%) Zend
4 2 (4.88%) Twitter
4 2 (4.88%) Sencha
5 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Software AG
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) webMethods